The new Hawker "P.V.3" is a four-gun single-seater fighter with Rolls-Royce "Goshawk" engine. Its performance is said to be "Schneiderish."
One of Recent British Fighters: Hawker P.V.3 (F.7/30).
I-PV3 had obvious relationship to the Fury, was private venture to specification F.7/30 for a four-gun fighter. Flew on 15th June 1934 with 695-h.p. Goshawk III, spanned 34 ft., did 224 m.p.h. at 14,000 ft. at 4,760 lb. loaded weight. Later re-engined with Goshawk B.41 (705 h.p., no wing condensers) which boosted performance to 232 m.p.h. at 15,500 ft. at 4,550 lb. loaded weight.
Hawker Day and Night Fighter (Rolls-Royce "Goshawk" engine).
Developed to meet a requirement for a four-gun day and night fighter, the P.V.3 was overtaken by the Hurricane, only a single prototype being built.